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Fatal crash shut down part of I-64 EB in Montgomery County for hours

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Posted at 2:54 PM, May 31, 2022
and last updated 2022-05-31 22:52:55-04

(LEX 18) — Traffic was shut down on I-64 eastbound due to a serious crash.

Montgomery County Emergency Management says the crash happened at mile marker 105 on Tuesday afternoon. LEX 18 also spotted the coroner's van at the scene.

Montgomery County Coroner says 56-year-old Bobby Wayne Waldridge from Springfield has died.

Officials reported the interstate opened back up at 9:45 p.m.

The death is under investigation.

We're working to learn more information. Stay with LEX 18 for updates.